Dr. Joseph Thornton MD

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery Las Vegas, NV

Patient Reviews

Reviews reflect patients' level of satisfaction with the care they received from this provider. Dr. Joseph Thornton xhas an overall rating of 3.9.

About

Dr. Joseph Thornton, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Las Vegas, NV. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Colon and Rectal Surgery. Dr. Thornton is affiliated with Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center, University Medical Center of Southern Nevada and Valley Hospital Medical Center. He speaks English.

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Education

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Joseph Thornton has the following 10 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention. They then determine what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.

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Locations & Directions

University Nevada School Medicine

1707 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89102

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